The Haas School placed #11 in the Businessweek Undergraduate Business Program Ranking published March 20. Haas held the same spot in Businessweek’s ranking last year.
Haas earned an A for teaching quality, an A for facilities and services, and an A for job placement, based on student responses. Elements that make up the overall ranking, and their weighting, include :
#2 in academic quality (tied with Wharton and Villanova), compared to #3 last year (counts 30%)
#3 MBA feeder school, compared to #7 last year (counts 10%)
#7 average starting salary, at $60,000, tied with several schools (counts 10%)
The ranking is based on data provided by participating schools as well as on surveys of graduating seniors and of undergraduate recruiters. Notre Dame ranked #1 this year, the same as last year.
In comparison, the Haas Undergraduate Program ranked #3 in U.S. News & World Report.